College basketball point spread favors Rams in battle with Cowboys
|Wyoming Cowboys||Colorado State Rams|
|17-9||February 22, 2014, 06:00 | Moby Arena||14-13|
Colorado State looks to cover the Rams-Cowboys pointspread on Saturday and improve its overall 14-13 mark when they host Wyoming in college basketball wagering action.
The Rams sit at 14-13 (6-14-1 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Cowboys are currently 17-9 (14-7-2 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Colorado State is 8-13 OU, and Wyoming is 12-11 OU.
View Wyoming Cowboys vs Colorado State Rams Odds and Stats.
Sportsbooks (including Bovada) had the Rams installed as -3.5-point favorites in this particular matchup earlier in the day. Also, watch for the opening over-under value at TopBet.
The Rams - Cowboys odds would favor the Rams if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Colorado State is rated No. 98 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Wyoming is at No. 164.
Wyoming won its last outing, a 72-66 result against Fresno State on February 18. They failed to cover in that game as a 7-point favorite. Wyoming got 26 points from Nathan Sobey en route to a 72-66 victory over Fresno State on Tuesday at Arena-Auditorium.
In their last action, Colorado State was an 84-72 loser at home against Boise State. They failed to cover the 1.5-point spread as underdogs. Colorado State got 23 points from Daniel Bejarano but lost anyway, 84-72, to Boise State on Tuesday at Moby Arena.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Colorado State's No. 104 nationally ranked offense (73.07 points per game) against a Cowboys defense that sits as the No. 10 at 59.85 PPG. The Rams have been averaging 42.62% from the field, less than the Cowboys have managed so far this season (48.56% on average).
A few Cowboys at Rams trends to consider:
Wyoming is 4-1-1 ATS in its last 6 games
Wyoming is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games
Wyoming is 4-1-1 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Wyoming is 4-12 SU in its last 16 games on the road
Colorado State is 3-6-1 ATS in its last 10 games
Colorado State is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Colorado State's last 12 games
Colorado State is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games at home
Wyoming home to Air Force, Tuesday, February 25th
Colorado State at UNLV, Wednesday, February 26th